Why Data Orchestration?

Large-scale analytics and AI/ML applications require efficient data access, with data increasingly distributed across multiple data stores in private data centers and clouds. Data platform teams also need the flexibility to introduce new data sources and move to new storage options with minimal changes or downtime for their applications. This paper delves further into what’s driving the need for–and what problems are solved with—an Alluxio data orchestration layer as part of a modern data platform.

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Accelerating Write-intensive Data Workloads on AWS S3

Alluxio is an open-source data orchestration system widely used to speed up data-intensive workloads in the cloud. Alluxio v2.0 introduced Replicated Async Write to allow users to complete writes to Alluxio file system and return quickly with high application performance, while still providing users with peace of mind that data will be persisted to the chosen under storage like S3 in the background.

NetEase and Alluxio joint meetup

Hangzhou Meetup *

Joint meetup in Hangzhou discusses: An introduction to new features of big data storage system Alluxio and optimization of cache performance, Practice & exploration of Spark & Alluxio, and the Interactive query system Impala.